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2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes Run at Randwick

2012 Melbourne Cup Hopes Run at Randwick

This Saturday a number of genuine Melbourne Cup 2012 hopefuls will have their latest run in Sydney facing off in the $100,000 Listed City Tattersalls Club Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick as they look to make the cut for the world’s richest handicap. The 2012 City Tattersalls Club Cup is an alternative mile and a…

Southern Shimmer Leads 2012 Lismore Cup Field & Odds

Southern Shimmer Leads 2012 Lismore Cup Field & Odds

Ross Stitt’s Taree galloper Southern Shimmer is set to jump the short-priced favourite in this afternoon’s Lismore Cup 2012, the smart stayer out for the Dubbo Cup – Lismore Cup double. Five-year-old Southern Shimmer, who shares the sire Southern Image with reigning Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed, won the Dubbo Cup over the mile last…

Belltone Draws Wide in 2012 Tattersall’s Mile

Belltone Draws Wide in 2012 Tattersall’s Mile

In-form gelding Belltone has drawn the outside barrier for Saturday’s Listed $80,000 2012 Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Eagle Farm. There is no denying the Kelso Wood-trained gelding is the horse to beat but he will have to come overcome the barrier 12 position this weekend as well as the 59kg topweight. The son of Brahms…

Rockhampton Cup 2012 – Close Betting Market

Rockhampton Cup 2012 – Close Betting Market

Quality racing heads north tomorrow as a full 18-horse field lines up to compete for $100,000 in prize money in the 2012 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). Betting is currently tight and holding slight favouritism at the top of the market is Gold Coast gelding Emvoss ($4.00). After struggling earlier this preparation, the Toby Edmonds-trained four-year-old signalled…

Quality Included in 2012 Rockhampton Cup Nominations

Quality Included in 2012 Rockhampton Cup Nominations

Quality racing heads north this weekend for the 2012 Rockhampton Cup which will feature a number of successful horses from across Queensland. Thirty contenders have been nominated to contest the $100,000 event, with the number set to be reduced to 16 when final acceptances are made tomorrow. One nominated horse who has been racing in…

Solzhenitsyn Heads 2012 Strawberry Road Handicap Nominations

Solzhenitsyn Heads 2012 Strawberry Road Handicap Nominations

Robert Heathcote-trained gelding Solzhenitsyn headlines a 16-horse nominations list for this weekend’s 2012 Strawberry Road Handicap (1600m) at Eagle Farm. The St Petersburg five-year-old has recorded dominant victories in his two starts to date at the Brisbane Winter Carnival including tasting Group level success for the first time. He began his campaign with a dominant…

2012 Doomben Cup Day Tips & Betting Selections

2012 Doomben Cup Day Tips & Betting Selections

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday May 26 with a crack eight-event program to take place for Doomben 10,000 Day 2012, the Races.com.au crew’s Doomben tips for which are listed right here. The meeting is of course headlined by the much awaited clash between the likes of BTC Cup winner…

BRC Sprint 2012 – Nominations Include Plenty of Quality

BRC Sprint 2012 – Nominations Include Plenty of Quality

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is now well and truly underway and one of the key support races on Saturday’s bumper Doomben Cup Day card is the Group 3 2012 BRC Sprint (1350m). A quality line up of 22 horses have been nominated to fill the 16 available spots in the $125,000 event including talented…